21 Incredible Plum Dessert Recipes to Try

Whether you’re looking for the best plum desserts to serve at the bake-off or you just want to make some for your friends and family, these are the most refreshing and delicious desserts made with plum ever.

We’ve got everything from plum cupcakes to plum pies, and you’ll fall in love with the sheer number of plum desserts that you can make.

Choose an easy plum dessert to make with the kids without making too much mess, or try your skills at harder plum desserts that will make you feel like you’re definitely going to win the baking competition when you nail it.


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1. Easy Plum Compote Dessert Sauce

Making this plum compote takes less than 15 minutes using just 4 common ingredients.

It is a versatile and luscious addition to everything from ice cream to pancakes to yogurt – and so easy!

2. Perfect Plum Crisp

If you love dessert, this plum crisp with spiced oat topping is going to turn your world upside down!

Juicy stone fruit is covered with a chewy crust to create the most mouthwatering treat ever.

3. Apple and Plum Crumble

This apple and plum crumble is a delicious way to utilize an abundant apple and plum harvest in the fall.

The recipe features mixed fresh apples and plums topped with a crunchy crumble topping and baked in the oven to a golden brown perfection.

It’s a perfect fruit dessert for a crowd!

4. Gluten Free Plum Cake

This gluten-free plum cake is sweet, moist, and flavorful.

It’s quick and easy to make too!

5. German Plum Cake

This delightful German Plum Cake has a layer of fresh plums in the middle with a sweet, crumbly streusel on top.

It’s our favorite way to use seasonal plums for baking!

6. Healthy Fruit Cobbler

This versatile fruit cobbler recipe is the perfect base for whatever in-season fruit you want to use; apples, strawberries, plums, berries, cherries, etc.

Because a healthy cobbler is delicious no matter the month!

7. Vanilla Plum Tart

This Vanilla Plum Tart is a sweet pastry crust filled with fresh plums and a sprinkle of vanilla sugar.

Simple, not too sweet, and perfect with a scoop of vanilla ice cream on top!

8. Vegan Plum Crisp with Coconut

Delicious, vegan and gluten-free plum crisp with coconut makes for a great healthy dessert or breakfast.

Easy 45-minute recipe from start to finish!

9. Homemade Plum Ice Cream

Homemade Plum Ice Cream is fresh, tangy, tart, & dreamy.

This easy no-cook recipe churns up the creamiest fruit ice cream with a touch of vanilla.

10. Grilled Plum Dessert

A fast and easy grilled plum dessert topped with a honey ginger yogurt mixture.

Healthy and easy!

11. Plum Galette

With flaky pie crust and toasted hazelnuts, this plum galette is as easy to make as it is stunning!

12. Spiced Plum Sauce

Perfect spiced plum sauce.

A delicious accompaniment to your desserts – serve alongside cakes, ice cream or even a yoghurt.

13. Plum and Almond Cake

A simply delicious plum cake made with the seasons best plums.

Perfect for dessert or an afternoon snack.

14. Mini Plum Tarts

Mini Plum Tarts are so quick to make and utterly delicious.

Flaky pastry is topped with a sweet cream cheese mixture and slices of fresh plums. These tarts are perfect for brunch, dessert or with a cup of coffee.

This is a simple recipe that looks impressive!

15. Stewed Plums

These spiced stewed plums are warming and delicious.

With only five ingredients they are on the table in just fifteen minutes for a quick and easy dessert.

16. Easy Plum Clafoutis

This Plum Clafoutis is an easy and classic French Dessert that will be ready to get in the oven in less than 15 minutes.

The Fresh Plums are baked in a thick, custard-like batter, creating a deliciously creamy and fresh dessert that is perfect for afternoon tea!

17. Plum Upside Down Cake

This Plum Upside-Down Cake is a delicious summer dessert.

The caramelized plums topped with an almond meal butter cake make a light – and super flavorful – cake that will be a perfect dinner party dessert or afternoon tea cake.

18. Easy Yogurt Plum Cake

This Yogurt Plum Cake is a deliciously light, fresh and flavorful dessert that is super easy to make.

Packed with delicious Summer Plums, this Yogurt Cake is perfect for afternoon tea or dessert!

19. Spelt Cake with Plums

The fabulous aroma of cinnamon, tart plums and a delicately spiced moist sponge all contribute to one of our favorite autumn bakes – Cinnamon Scented Plum Cake with Spelt Flour!

Spelt flour is not just for the diet-conscious (it is lower in calories and higher in iron), it is for the tastebuds too!

20. Balkan Plum Dumplings

Plums encased in a potato dough, boiled, then breaded is an old Balkan delicacy called knedle.

So versatile, they can be dessert and, with a dollop of sour cream, a total savory treat.

21. Plum, Pecan and White Chocolate Granola Bars

These Plum Pecan Granola Bars make a tasty snack or delicious dessert.

And they’re full of healthy ingredients! 

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